PLACE AUX JEUNES
Place aux Jeunes is an organization with the aim of attracting and retaining youth to the regions of Quebec.
Services: They can provide you with information on available subsidies, available bursaries, entrepreneurial support, employment and internship opportunities, and available stipends during internships on the Magdalen Islands.
Carrefour Jeunesse are youth employment centres with the aim of guiding young adults between the ages of 16 and 35 in their social and economic integration, by helping them in their path towards employment. They also help guide youth in their return to their studies and to launch small businesses. These services and activities are aimed at improving the general living conditions of youth.
Available Services: Help in your employment search, CV writing support, simulated interviews, help returning to school, learn how to start a small business, learn your rights and obligations
Emploi-Québec offers services for job placement and labour market information, as well as diversified services. The latter help employment researchers find work, or help workers preserve jobs or acquire more skills. These services include job-search help, development of the employability profile, training, apprenticeship and professional qualification, self-employment, and the reclassification of collectively licensed workers.
www.avenirensante.com- A provincial site explaining health and social service careers. There is also information on employment prospects within this sector in the province.
www.accrodesregions.qc.ca – A site dedicated to employment search in the regions of Quebec.
www.youthgateway.ca – Information for youth from or wanting to relocate to the Gaspesie-Iles de la Madeleine Region.
www.cestpayant.com - Information on available bursaries and subsidies for people with a diploma, people in an internship, entrepreneurs, and employers and the application forms.
CEDEC (Community Economic Development and Employability Corporation) works to strengthen local economies and works towards the employability of the English Speaking Community.
CSSS DES ILES
Health and Social Services Centre with the aim of ensuring health and well-being of the population of the Magdalen Islands.
For information on available jobs within the CSSS des Iles, please follow this link. http://www.csssdesiles.qc.ca/menu-recrutement.htm
LOCAL POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION
CEGEP DES ILES – Le Cegep des Iles is the post-secondary educational institution on the Magdalen Islands. They offer, in French, the first year of a three year DEC in Soins Infirmiers. The program is then completed at the Gaspé Campus. Students from Grosse-Ile or Grande-Entrée are eligible for a $1500 bursary.